The ammosexual claim we've always had a right to personal arsenals is dead wrong

In fact, the SCOTUS case cited by gun nuts as their personal right to bear arms was a close 5-4 decision in 2008

The language of the Second Amendment hasn’t always been interpreted the way the NRA currently claims. In fact, the…

Retired Justice John Paul Stevens reminds us that for 200 years it was legally understood that the Second Amendment was not stopping federal or state authority from enacting gun control. “In 1939 the Supreme Court unanimously held that Congress could prohibit the possession of a sawed-off shotgun because that weapon had no reasonable relation to the preservation or efficiency of a “well regulated militia,” Justice Stevens said in a op-ed. I’d like to add that we don’t allow people to have personal nuclear warheads.

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